Collateral Damage

Collateral damage is defined by Wikipedia as "damage to things that are incidental to the intended target." This week, several million Americans who had individual health insurance policies were notified that effective January 1, their policy would not be renewed as it did not meet the specifications outlined in the Obamacare mandate.  Next year, at about this same time, millions more will find that their employer will no longer be providing insurance coverage for them, as it will be cheaper to pay the fines than to provide the mandated coverage.  To those currently losing their insurance and the millions more that will find their employer covered healthcare dropping a year from now, there is a term for your suffrage:  "Collateral damage." The left has been pushing for universal health care as a step toward the single payer system for decades.  This golden goose could not be had if two things didn't happen:  1) The dems had to control both houses and the...(Read Full Post)